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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Was your baby seen by a doctor, nurse, or other health care provider in the first week after he or she left the hospital?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1461 139 11.1 9.2-13.2 1322 88.9 86.8-90.8
Age
< 20 years 187 28 18.5 12.2-27.0 159 81.5 73.0-87.8
20-24 years 383 48 14.5 10.7-19.5 335 85.5 80.5-89.3
25-34 years 704 50 8.0 5.9-10.7 654 92.0 89.3-94.1
35+ years 187 13 8.9 5.0-15.4 174 91.1 84.6-95.0
Race
White 1012 100 12.0 9.8-14.7 912 88.0 85.3-90.2
Black 377 35 8.8 5.6-13.4 342 91.2 86.6-94.4
Other 72 4 6.8 2.3-18.6 68 93.2 81.4-97.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 18 12.2 7.2-20.1 133 87.8 79.9-92.8
No 1310 121 10.9 9.0-13.2 1189 89.1 86.8-91.0
Education
< High School 326 39 13.7 9.7-19.0 287 86.3 81.0-90.3
High School 411 39 10.9 7.6-15.4 372 89.1 84.6-92.4
> High School 721 59 9.7 7.4-12.6 662 90.3 87.4-92.6
Marital Status
Married 940 76 10.0 7.9-12.5 864 90.0 87.5-92.1
Other 521 63 13.4 10.0-17.7 458 86.6 82.3-90.0
Income
15,999 or less 432 59 14.8 11.0-19.6 373 85.2 80.4-89.0
16,000-24,999 159 16 9.9 5.5-17.2 143 90.1 82.8-94.5
25,000-39,999 200 21 14.4 9.3-21.7 179 85.6 78.3-90.7
40,000 or more 531 32 7.8 5.5-11.0 499 92.2 89.0-94.5
WIC recipient
No 791 55 8.1 6.0-10.7 736 91.9 89.3-94.0
Yes 656 84 15.1 12.0-18.9 572 84.9 81.1-88.0
Medicaid recipient
No 732 43 7.2 5.2- 9.8 689 92.8 90.2-94.8
Yes 729 96 15.5 12.4-19.2 633 84.5 80.8-87.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 626 44 7.3 5.5- 9.6 582 92.7 90.4-94.5
2500+ grams 835 95 11.4 9.4-13.7 740 88.6 86.3-90.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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